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Property Negotiator

Job Description

Property Negotiator
Lewisham, London
Full Time

We are seeking a highly responsive and professional Property Negotiator to join a team based in Lewisham. This is a full time, temporary role with an initial contract period of 3 months. The Property Negotiator will be responsible for procuring good quality accommodation across the Temporary Accommodation and Private Rented Sector.

  • Previous experience working as a Property Negotiator or similar
  • Previous experience of working locally, including with local agencies and landlords
  • Previous experience working with private sector landlords and/or within a homelessness context
  • Knowledge of housing legislation, policies and procedures, including best practice
  • Experience providing excellent customer care
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent administrative abilities
  • Excellent organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks, manage workload efficiently, and meet deadlines
  • Basic DBS Certificate requires

Role Expectations

  • Procure good quality accommodation across the Temporary Accommodation and Private Rented Sector
  • Organise and/or participate in key stakeholder meeting, including landlord exhibitions, and property auctions
  • Provide high quality customer service, ensure all customer enquiries are responded to in a timely manner
  • Contribute to the development of an annual accommodation procurement plan, liaising closely with staff across Housing Services and more
  • Conduct property inspections on potential accommodations, ensuring all are up to good standard and meet health and safety standards
  • Undertake budget monitoring, including initial procurement costs and future budgetary commitments, providing reporting information on a regular basis
  • Work alongside internal and external key partners
  • Maintain Records: Accurately record all interactions, inspections, and maintenance requests in line with relevant policies and procedures, ensuring confidentiality and data protection guidelines are strictly followed

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please send your CV now for consideration.
If you require any additional information regarding the position, please call Beth at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208 966 or send an E-Mail to